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Title Loading Holes for Blasting
Date April 14, 1937
Description Photograph shows workers loading drilled holes with blasting material in section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Section 2C
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.416769
Longitude: -81.193564
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Blasting
Construction
Drilling and boring
Machinery
Photographs
Road construction
Rocks
Workers
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives